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Calipernurus

Trilobita - Lichida - Odontopleuridae

Taxonomy
Calipernurus was named by Whittington (1956) [Sepkoski's age data: O Cara-l Sepkoski's reference number: 795]. Its type is Calipernurus insolitus.

It was assigned to Apianurinae by Whittington (1956); to Odontopleurida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Odontopleuridae by Jell and Adrain (2003).

Species
C. insolitus (type species)
Species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1956Calipernurus Whittington p. 271
2002Calipernurus Sepkoski, Jr.
2003Calipernurus Jell and Adrain p. 353

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
RankNameAuthor
subphylumMandibulata
classTrilobitaWalch 1771
orderLichidaMoore 1959
familyOdontopleuridaeBurmeister 1843
subfamilyApianurinae
genusCalipernurus

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available